How to Use Fire Extinguishers

This video course explores the correct ways in which fire extinguishers should be operated. It explains what the six most common types of extinguisher are and how they should be used. The video outlines the fire tetrahedron, the different classes of fire and which extinguishers to use depending on the fire’s class. It also describes how to use a fire blanket and implement the ‘stop, drop and roll’ technique.


Subjects covered include: 


The Fire Tetrahedron • How to Operate a Fire Extinguisher • Classes of Fire • Types of Extinguishers • Fire Blankets



Format Video-based eLearning
Course Duration   
11 Minutes approximately
Course Content 5 Interactive Chapters, Assessment Quiz and a CPD Accredited Certificate
Consultant Bob Parkin MIFireE, MIFPO, MIFSM (Marsden Fire Safety Ltd)


Client reviews:

"We have found the videos to be of a very high standard and very professional.”

Brian Hilton, CIC (Community Integrated Care)